Our Orchestra

Daniel Meyer, Artistic Director

Violin I
Warren Davidson, concertmaster
Jason Neukom, associate concertmaster
Dena Miller, assistant concertmaster
Devin Arrington
Linda Andersen
Steven Deniro
Anat Kardonchick
Joshua Huang
Violin II
Jiyeon Yeo, principal
Ramona Coppage, assistant principal
Linda Feczko
Douglas Bevan
Gabrielle Monachino
Deborah Mewherter
Viola
David Sinclair, principal
Mary Persin, assistant principal
Benjamin Schantz
Dongchao Nie
Cello
Paige Riggs, principal
Nadine Sherman, assistant principal
Will Teegarden
Christina Chen
Sarah Ferrell
Dennis Persin
Christina Chen
Bass
Amanda Rice-Johnston, principal
Jacob McAleavey,
standing assistant principal
Joseph Hernandez
Jesi Sharp
Flute
Thomas Godfrey, principal
Sarah Steranka
Tara Yaney
Oboe
Renate Sakins, principal
Risé Kostilinik
Clarinet
Ryan Leonard, principal
Kira Bokalders
Bass Clarinet
Lisa Thackrah
Bassoon
Linda Morton-Fisher, principal
Amy Baker
Trumpet
Josh Boudreau, principal
David Wygonik
Trombone
Gonzalo Fernandez, principal
Robert Tupper
Horn
Brooke Hettinga, principal
Andrew Symington
Liz Thompson
Kyle Morelock
Tuba
Joshua Lee, principal
Timpani
Ron Horner, principal
Harp
Julia Scott, principal
Percussion
Michael Matteo, principal
Rob Beatty

 

Announcing our 50th Anniversary Season!

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Youth Orchestra Performs with the WSO Opening Night

Selected members of the WYSO Philharmonic will take the stage with the musicians of the WSO to perform Sibelius’ Finlandia.  The opportunity to perform side-by-side with a professional orchestra and conductor on the Palace stage is a unique learning experience. “To sit down with skilled musicians inspires the younger musicians. It’s exhilarating for them to perform for a large audience—it’s a… Read More

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Welcome to the 50th Season from Maestro Daniel Meyer

Welcome to the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra’s 50th Anniversary Season in our historic home at the Palace Theatre! We welcome you to join us, and we hope that you will experience a musical performance that will transport you, lift you, and inspire you.  We also hope that this marks the beginning of another fifty wonderful years of bringing classical music to… Read More

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Meet the New WSO Board President – Mike Matteo

The WSO board of directors has selected Michael Matteo as its new president. Mr. Matteo is the 18th president and has served on the WSO board since 2015. He replaces James Cook who served as board president since 2016 and who remains an active board member. Mr. Matteo is a lifelong musician and joined the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra in 2001 and… Read More

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